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US President Donald Trump is reeling from a top ex-aide’s accusations and bad pollsUS President Donald Trump is reeling from a top ex-aide’s accusations and bad polls (AFP Photo/SAUL LOEB)

Washington (AFP) – Donald Trump’s presidency was in turmoil Thursday after top ex-aide John Bolton declared him unfit for office, raising the stakes on a controversial re-election rally meant to boost his flailing campaign — yet facing troubles of its own.

Trump’s once supremely self-confident march toward a second term was already in a hole due to criticism over his responses to the coronavirus pandemic and nationwide anti-racism protests.

Now, the outsider president who had never even contested an election before his shock win in 2016, faces a blistering insider attack from his